The Retreat Garden National Park is a hidden oasis of palms and rare tropical plants in Nassau. The National Park was once a private home estate that was transformed into a national park on New Providence that allows visitors to explore the Bahamaian hardwood forest at their leisure.
The family friendly park includes an original wooden cottage that was first acquired in 1925 and is now surrounded by one of the world's best-known private collections of palms that attracts birdlife from miles around.
Guided tours of the gardens are available every day of the week. There is also a gift shop and a reference library on site for those who want something to commemorate their visit to the gardens.
Located in the center of the Bay Street shopping center of Nassau, not far from the cruise ship... Read more